How Many Cups Is 2Lbs Of Icing Sugar???

Decorating By Jewelsx19 Updated 14 Jul 2008 , 6:32pm by beachcomber2

Jewelsx19 Posted 14 Jul 2008 , 4:16pm
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Well I made my first cake last night....and didn't even think about looking over the recipe I have for BC before trying it. Got to making the iciing and it says 2lbs of BC....well I don't have a scale, and I am a horrible judge at things. So I put in 4 cups of icing, it looked right and iced the cake.
Well little to say, my icing didn't crust and tasts like cr*p! Its almost like pure crisco! lol

So how many cups is in 2lbs of icing sugar (non sifted)

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chestercheeto Posted 14 Jul 2008 , 5:18pm
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8 cups.

4 cups in 1 lb.

beachcomber2 Posted 14 Jul 2008 , 6:32pm
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Jewelsx19,

You can convert any cooking / baking measurement by using this handy online conversion tool - select the "Cooking Conversion" link:

http://www.convert-me.com/en/

Happy baking!
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